Singh M, Dalmar A, Heis Z, Chua T, Tajik AJ, Jahangir A. Middle or Older Age at the Time of Bariatric Surgery for Morbid Obesity is Associated with a Higher Risk for Cardiovascular Events. Poster presented at: Aurora Scientific Day; May 25, 2016; Milwaukee, WI.
Poster presented at: Aurora Scientific Day; May 25, 2016; Milwaukee, WI.
Conclusion: The incidence of CV (cardiovascular) events were higher in older group. Operating earlier, controlling OSA (obstructive sleep apnea) and hypertension may help further reduce CV events in morbidly obese individuals.